Professor at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Spain
PhD in AgronomistEngineering PhDfrom the PolytechnicUniversity ofValencia,1993. She has a Master inEnvironmental Engineeringfrom the University ofLasPalmas deGranCanaria (ULPGC).TechnicalExpert inAgriculturalBusinessManagement and Pruning Specialist.Since 1999 she isProfessor in the ULPGC.Her research lines are:agriculturalreuseof reclaimedmunicipal water;water monitoring,management andoptimization of theiragronomicand healthaspects involved inreuse;Soil and fertilizer;Productionof forage andbiofuels;Maintenance ofirrigation systems;Water quality (presenceand mobilitystudiesofemerging contaminantsin soil and water).Shehas participated in15 research projects(in 9 ofthem asprincipal investigator)and9research contracts. She has 30papers in journalsand63books andmonographsof International andNational Congresses.Shehas also published severalpopular articles and she received the Canarian award for bestoutreach work. She has supervisedonePhD thesis.